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President Muhammadu Buhari: One week after


He was crowned as the set-man in charge of all of Nigeria in a fanfare just one week ago. The lives and destinies of Nigerians home and abroad are now under the presidential control of one man, Muhammadu Buhari, for the next four years. Although piercing thorns may not necessarily ...

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President Muhammadu Buhari who travelled to neigbhbouring Chad and Niger in his first week in office has come under fire by the Credible Alternative Alliance, CAA, under the leadership of former Minister of Finance, Chief Olu Falae and former Governor of Kaduna State, Alh. Balarabe Musa. CAA, a coalition of ...

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Ribadu, Mark clash over National Assembly budget


A former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission,   Nuhu Ribadu and   the outgoing Senate President, David Mark, on Monday disagreed on the need for National Assembly to cut its budget in line with the current economic realities in the country. They spoke at a   retreat ...

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Buhari names Adesina, Shehu as spokesmen


President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday named the President of the Nigeria Guild of Editors, Mr. Femi Adesina; and the Director, Media and Publicity of the All Progressives Congress Presidential Campaign Council, Mallam Garba Shehu, as spokesmen. While Adesina will serve as the Special Adviser to the President (Media and Publicity), ...

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Why Buhari has not moved to Aso Rock —Aide


The head of President Muhammadu Buhari’s media team, Garba Shehu, on Sunday said Buhari had yet to move to the Presidential Villa, Abuja because his official residence was not ready for habitation. Shehu, in an exclusive interview with our correspondent said workers were currently cleaning and refurbishing the President’s official ...

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10 ways Jonathan failed Nigerians


The administration of ex-President Goodluck Jonathan administration can at best be described as underperforming, a review of its performance in various sectors show. This can be described as unfortunate for a government which came to power on the back of popular support and one that enjoyed a lot of public ...

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BUHARI: We have not barred anybody from travelling


President Muhammadu Buhari has said that  officials of past administrations including ministers are entitled to their full rights and privileges under the constitution and must not be subjected to any undue harassment and intimidation at the airports or at other points of entry and exit. In a statement by Garba ...

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Buhari, Osinbajo declare assets


President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo have declared their assets in line with provisions of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. This was contained in a statement issued on Saturday by Buhari’s Head of Media Team, Garba Shehu. The statement said that the Code of Conduct ...

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Photo: Check out President Buhari’s ADC


Meet the recently designated Aide De Camp, ADC, to President Muhammadu Buhari. His name is Lt. Col. Muhammed Lawal Abubakar from Kano state. An ADC is a military partner to a Senior military officer. He supervises the security details of the President. Source: OODUARERE

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Only 7 female senators in 8th National Assembly


Only seven out of the 109 senators who will serve in the 8th National Assembly are women, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. Four of the female senators were elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) while three are members of the All Progressives Congress (APC). ...

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Buhari vows to enforce accountability in States, Local Govts.


Newly inaugurated Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari, on Friday vowed to enforce responsible and accountable governance at all levels of government in the country. In his first speech shortly after taking his oath of office, Mr. Buhari said with Nigeria’s new commitment to democracy and the determination by Nigerians to entrench ...

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Former military ruler Muhammadu Buhari has been sworn-in as President of Nigeria. Buhari, from the All Progressives Congress was inaugurated at a ceremony attended by numerous African heads of state and foreign dignitaries in the capital Abuja on Friday. Buhari, dressed in traditional Muslim attire, stood on the stage clutching ...

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NYESOM WIKE: I Will Probe Amaechi


THE Rivers State Governor-elect, Chief Nyesom Wike, has indicated his readiness to probe the Rotimi Amaechi administration after being sworn in as the chief executive of the state. Wike, who gave this hint while receiving the interim report of the Transition Committee in Port Harcourt on Monday, declared that his ...

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